Ron Damato

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Climbing in Afghanistan: Adventure Beyond the Lifeline

The last time Dylan Taylor saw his climbing partner, Aiden, they were peering at each other from either side of a razor-wire fence between the border of Afghanistan and Tajikistan, having set out on a climbing expedition 36 days earlier. At the start, neither one of them imagined that the hardest …

Storm Warnings: How Do Airlines Know If It's Safe to Fly in Bad Weather?

With extreme weather targeting the East Coast, travelers wonder if their holiday flights will be canceled.<p><b>As a ferocious winter storm takes aim at the East Coast later today, bringing a mix of rain, wind, snow, and ice, Thanksgiving air travelers may wonder if their holidays will be ruined.</b><p>Several …

Comet ISON Cliffhanger

Changing Planet<p>Comet ISON, imaged by longtime amateur astrophotograper Damian Peach in the U.K. He used a 4-inch f/5 telescope for 12 minutes of combined exposures on November 15th. Credit: Damian Peach /<p><b>Astronomers keeping a close eye on the highly-anticipated Comet ISON, are</b> …

Pictures: Locals Drill for Oil by Hand in Myanmar

Across Myanmar, independent laborers prospect for oil using grueling manual techniques. But as large energy companies eye the newly opened country, the days of drilling for small operators may be numbered.

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Personal circuit printer surpasses Kickstarter goal in one day

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Cartesian Co.<p>You’re playing a game on an obscure old gaming system when the controller breaks. What do you do? The …

With Anki, Toy Cars Cruise Into the New Age of Robotics

Anki is the Christmas gift you’ll buy for your kids and then steal for yourself.Do you <i>need</i> Anki? No. Is it going to help you be more productive at …

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Announcing Summer Camp Music Festival 2014! May 23 - 26 at Three Sisters Park in Chillicothe, IL

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